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Sep 23

NAMI’s Family to Family Class Begins on October 2!

AMI Family-to-Family program is a free, 12-session education program for family, partners, friends and significant others of adults living with mental illness. The weekly course is open to families from Ridgefield and its surrounding towns. It’s designed to help family members understand and support their loved one living with mental illness, while maintaining their own …

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Sep 23

Teen Talk Program at RHS

Please see the attached flyer re: Teen Talk at RHS. Contact Ashley Casillo if you have any questions.   Teen Talk Handouts 2017-2018

Sep 04

2017-2018 RYC Meeting Dates

2017-2018 Ridgefield Youth Commission Meeting Schedule We will meet at 7:00 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of each month, September to June. Meetings will last approximately 90 minutes. Meetings will be held in the Teen Center Barn (in the Veterans Park Elementary School parking lot). Wednesday, September 6, 2017 Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Wednesday, November …

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Aug 11

Support the RYC Kindness Mural! Create the RYC Kindness Mural!

The Ridgefield Youth Commission (RYC) is working on a project intended to spread kindness in the Ridgefield community and needs your help bringing the project to fruition. Inspired by the “Being Kind, Being Human” project, RYC is working with students, community groups and local organizations to create a mosaic mural made of clay tiles showing …

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Jul 28

Turnbridge Family Education Weekend in Mid-August

The Turnbridge Family Education Weekend is an intensive time of group learning, workshops, facilitated discussion, mindfulness, and experiential therapy. Designed for parents with children in any stage of substance use disorder diagnosis or treatment, this program helps parents understand the illness, identify and address their own feelings and trauma, and begin a path to ongoing …

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